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Community Boards assists San Francisco residents conflict resolution everyday. (Community Boards)

Community Corner: San Francisco Peacemakers Honored

Community Boards has been providing conflict resolution and mediation to San Francisco residents, nonprofits, and businesses for the past 37 years. It’s the first and longest-running public mediation program in the United States.
Every year this nonprofit organization identifies local peacemakers who have made a significant difference in their community.

05/26/2013

An illustration of REACH Ashland Youth Center in Alameda County. (REACH Ashland Youth Center)

Alameda County Youth Center Opens After Decade-Long Effort

The state-of-the-art REACH Ashland Youth Center celebrated its grand opening Wednesday afternoon after a decade-long, youth-driven effort to improve the neighborhood.

05/22/2013

(CBS)

Poll Finds Teens Migrating From Facebook To Twitter

Twitter is booming as a social media destination for teenagers who complain about too many adults and too much drama on Facebook, according to a new study published Tuesday about online behavior.

05/21/2013

Prison Inmates

California Sex Offenders Getting Approved To Work As Counselors For Vulnerable Teens

A state Senate oversight report finds that at least 23 sex offenders have been approved to work as drug and alcohol counselors in California over the past eight years.

05/14/2013

Camp Counselor

10 Part-Time Summer Jobs Perfect for Teens

Summer, summer, summertime! It’s every kid’s favorite time of year, but too much time on their hands can be a concern for parents. A fun part-time summer job may be the answer.

05/13/2013

This red BMW ends up crashing into a pole on Leigh Avenue in San Jose after an apparent street race on April 23, 2013. A second car crashed into a nearby home, injuring several people. (CBS)

San Jose Teens Arrested For Reckless Driving After BMW Crashes Into House

Police have arrested two 17-year-old boys for allegedly driving recklessly and causing a crash into San Jose home that injured a woman and her child on Wednesday afternoon, police said Thursday.

04/25/2013

(L-R) Taissa Farmiga, Israel Broussard, Emma Watson, Katie Chang and Claire Julien in "The Bling Ring"(credit: A24 Films)

Sofia Coppola’s ‘The Bling Ring’ Debuts New Trailer

Hermione Granger, this isn’t. Emma Watson is nothing like her “Harry Potter” alter-ego in the latest trailer for Sofia Coppola’s “The Bling Ring…

04/24/2013

The Youth Guidance Center on 375 Woodside Ave. in San Francisco. (SF Superior Court)

2 Boys Escape From San Francisco Juvenile Hall

San Francisco police were searching for two boys who escaped from the juvenile hall facility in San Francisco’s Forest Hill neighborhood on Tuesday night.

04/17/2013

Boys and Girls Clubs San Francisco Youth of the Year 2012 nominees. (Boys and Girls Clubs San Francisco)

Community Corner: San Francisco Teens Recognized As Future Leaders

Seven Bay Area teens will be recognized for their community service and leadership on Thursday, January 31st, when the Boys & Girls Clubs of San Francisco presents the 2013 Charles Schwab Citywide Youth of the Year.

01/27/2013

(CBS)

Energy Drink Fueled ER Visits Double Over 4-Year Period

A new government survey suggests the number of people seeking emergency treatment after consuming energy drinks has doubled nationwide in a recent four-year span.

01/16/2013

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